Amazon EC2 Container Service
API Reference (API Version 2014-11-13)

LinuxParameters

Linux-specific options that are applied to the container, such as Linux KernelCapabilities.

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capabilities

The Linux capabilities for the container that are added to or dropped from the default configuration provided by Docker.

Note

If you are using tasks that use the Fargate launch type, capabilities is supported but the add parameter is not supported.

Type: KernelCapabilities object

Required: No

devices

Any host devices to expose to the container. This parameter maps to Devices in the Create a container section of the Docker Remote API and the --device option to docker run.

Note

If you are using tasks that use the Fargate launch type, the devices parameter is not supported.

Type: Array of Device objects

Required: No

initProcessEnabled

Run an init process inside the container that forwards signals and reaps processes. This parameter maps to the --init option to docker run. This parameter requires version 1.25 of the Docker Remote API or greater on your container instance. To check the Docker Remote API version on your container instance, log in to your container instance and run the following command: sudo docker version | grep "Server API version"

Type: Boolean

Required: No

sharedMemorySize

The value for the size (in MiB) of the /dev/shm volume. This parameter maps to the --shm-size option to docker run.

Note

If you are using tasks that use the Fargate launch type, the sharedMemorySize parameter is not supported.

Type: Integer

Required: No

tmpfs

The container path, mount options, and size (in MiB) of the tmpfs mount. This parameter maps to the --tmpfs option to docker run.

Note

If you are using tasks that use the Fargate launch type, the tmpfs parameter is not supported.

Type: Array of Tmpfs objects

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following:

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